Learning Support Assistant

The Education Specialists Ltd
12 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
The Education Specialists (TES) are recruiting on behalf of an ‘Outstanding’ secondary SEN school based in the Trafford Local Authority. We are seeking an experienced Learning Support Assistant to work with a sixth form pupil on a part time basis.

As part of a forward thinking, innovative team you will be required to work both on a 1:1 supporting the pupil in all aspects of school life.

Experience and knowledge of working alongside students with autistic spectrum conditions is essential. In addition to ASC, the pupil also has challenging behaviour.

The school has high expectations of both its staff and pupils and manages pupils’ behaviour with exceptional skill and great sensitivity. This leads to a happy productive working environment for all. The school are seeking an individual who can embrace this way of working.

This role will include various tasks such as;

·Supporting a student 1:1 with ASC with challenging behaviour in partnership with other learning support assistants

·Supporting the student in a satellite facility linked to the school

·Supporting the individual to complete education tasks and engage in activities

·Promoting independence within the environment.

·Implementing behaviour strategies.

·Creating a stable environment for the student to learn.

·Supervising community activities with the student.

Candidates must be able to fully commit the post which commences immediately and is funded until the end of February.

Candidates will be required to hold an enhanced DBS disclosure and have undertaken Team Teach training.

Team teach courses are offered as part of our staff training programme.

Application is by CV and covering letter by clicking apply now.

Individuals working for TES benefit from:

·Excellent rates of pay.

·Holiday pay scheme.

·Pension scheme.

·Ongoing support and guidance throughout your education career.

·A flexible approach to work.

·Permanent and temporary opportunities.

·A trained team of education consultants.

The Education Specialists are proud holders of the REC audited accreditation which means our recruitment practices are of the highest standard.

For more information about this role and others here at TES call the team today on 0161 838 5767.

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